COSTA RICA

The Yoga Institute, established in 1918 in Mumbai (India) is the oldest organized center for yoga in the world.  The Yoga Institute, Costa Richa is the first affiliated center in Latin America, located in a quiet rural village in the mountains of Atenas, Costa Rica.  The farm, which also works under clean-agriculture practices, free of agrochemicals, is reserved for holistic activities such as yoga and meditation.  The Yoga Institute, Costa Rica currently offers the internationally recognized 200-Hour Teacher Training Course, as well as 7-Day Health Camps.

 

THE FARM

TYI Costa Rica is situated on a beautiful farm, “Finca Elefante”, on the outskirts of Atenas, a small and quiet Costa Rican village surrounded by tropical mountains.  It is an hour from the capital city of San Jose and the Juan Santamaria International Airport.  The center has a pool with 360-degree views of lush tropical nature, a “silent area” with spots for meditation while listening to the gurgling sounds of a river, and dedicated areas for study and asana practice.

 

THE TOWN

Atenas is a small rural town in the tropical mountains in central Costa Rica.  It is a charming village with a climate sometimes referred to as “the best climate in the world”.  With its warm, pleasant weather all year long, relaxed lifestyle and scenic vistas of mountains on all around, Atenas is the perfect getaway from a hectic life to relax, rejuvenate and connect with self through meditation and yoga.

 

THE ROOMS

The center offers comfortable accommodation on a twin-sharing basis.  The rooms offer basic amenities while remaining true to the simplicity of yogic life.

 

FOOD

We serve vegan, gluten-free meals only.  Our food is also sugar-free, however, we reserve organic brown sugar aside in case needed.

 

THE TEACHERS

All courses are conducted by highly skilled teachers from India and Costa Rica, trained under The Yoga Institute and well-versed in all aspects of yoga.

 

 

PROGRAMS OFFERED

21 DAYS YOGA TEACHER TRAINING COURSE

Offered in English, this course is best suited for individuals who wish to teach Yoga to the society.  An intensive Teachers Training Course that introduces both Theoretical and practical aspects of Yoga, recognized by the Yoga Alliance, Government of India and abroad.

 

Course Syllabus – The comprehensive course covers core principles and philosophical foundations of traditional Yoga.  Ideal for Yoga novices it covers an introduction to the study of Patanjali’s Yoga Sutra, Hatha Yoga Pradipika and Gheranda Samhita.  Further, complete immersion into practical experiences of the principal Yoga asanas, pranayamas, Kriya, concept studies, public speaking, the methodology of teaching etc. are covered.  The Yoga Institute pioneered techniques and Bhavas.  Detailed anatomy and physiology classes conducted by Yoga experts will cover theory and practice.

 

Certification – On successful completion of the course, which includes required class attendance, submission of assignments, mid-term and final evaluations (theory & practicals), successful students will be awarded certificates of The Yoga Institute.

 

UPCOMING DATE:  April 20 to May 11 – 2020

 

TIMINGS: From 6:00 am – 7:00 pm

 

COURSE FEES & PAYMENT OPTIONS

  • Residential: US$3,000

  • Early bird: US$2,870 (until March 30 – 2020)

  • Non-Residential: US$2,600

  • Two payments: US$1,550 each payment (first payment at anytime; second payment before March 30th – 2020)

 

* PLEASE NOTE THAT PAYMENTS ARE NON-REFUNDABLE.

FOR FURTHER DETAILS AND BOOKINGS PLEASE CALL OR EMAIL AT

FINCA ELEFANTE Phone: (506) 8729 3102   WhatsApp: +91 9999 189253

Email: theyogainstitute@fincaelefante.org

Website: https://www.fincaelefante.org/

BANK DETAILS FOR PAYMENT

Registration begins on December 1st – 2019.

 

 

7 DAYS HEALTH CAMP

Experiential camps to learn the basics of yoga!

At these camps you will learn both theoretical and practical aspects of yoga, and changes you can make in your day-to-day life to gain maximum benefit from the goodness of yoga.

 

UPCOMING DATE: From 6 to 12 of April – 2020

 

TIMINGS: From 8:00 am – 7:00 pm

 

COURSE FEES & PAYMENT OPTIONS

  • Residential: US$1,100

  • Early bird: US$970 (until March 16 –2020)

  • Non-Residential: US$850

  • Two payments: US$600 each payment (first payment at anytime; second payment before March 16 – 2020)

 

* PLEASE NOTE THAT PAYMENTS ARE NON-REFUNDABLE.

FOR FURTHER DETAILS AND BOOKINGS PLEASE CALL OR EMAIL AT

FINCA ELEFANTE Phone: (506) 8729 3102 WhatsApp: +91 9999 189253

Email: theyogainstitute@fincaelefante.org;

Website: https://www.fincaelefante.org/

BANK DETAILS FOR PAYMENT

Registration begins on December 1st – 2019.